Jacob Parry

Jacob Parry

I’m Jacob

I’m a Canadian system administrator and developer with a special interest in web-based applications and Linux server administration. Currently, I specialize in the administration and maintenance of medium-scale internal systems supporting a team of 50+ developers, artists, marketing specialists, and more.

I have experience working with

Work Experience

Big Blue Bubble

I’m currently employed at Big Blue Bubble as a Systems Administrator. My primary responsibilities are ensuring that all internal systems continue to function to support the ongoing development of our games for several platforms. As part of this, I maintain several internal tools as well as the majority of our web presences. This involves administering local systems as well as cloud-based resources, and working with a variety of vendors both local and abroad.

Digital Echidna

Previously I was employed at Digital Echidna as a System Administrator. I was also employed during my co-op program as a web developer, mainly specializing in backend development for Drupal. I spent my days supporting an awesome team creating awesome websites using Drupal, one of the world’s leading Content Management Systems.

Education and Certifications

I graduated from Fanshawe College’s Computer Programmer Analyst program in December 2016 after completing three co-op work sessions with Digital Echidna.

In April 2017, I received my Acquia Certified Developer - Drupal 8 certification at DrupalCon 2017. This demonstrates a well rounded knowledge of building performant, secure Drupal websites.

Writing

May 14, 2016
Oracle v. Google

Contact

The best way to contact me would be to send an email to me@jacobparry.ca or to contact me via GitHub.

All opinions expressed are my own and do not express the views or opinions of my employers, past or present.